• Our friends, our community,

    our startups

    We've got a top notch community! Half of our residents are Chinese locals, and the other half are from abroad. We believe that diversity is critical to success in China — our community currently boasts over 20 nationalities.

  • "For a FinTech startup in China, there is no better place to be situated in than

    XNode. They bring some of the best resources and key industry players

    to the table—making it easy to get connected within the financial community."

    - Jerome Eger, Co-founder & Managing Director China of Ginmon

    "XNode's events are focused and relevant – you won't find better tech

    resources or communities in Shanghai."

    - Kamilla Fa, Co-founder & Product Lead of Dive


  • What startups get

    We let the benefits speak for themselves.

    First class offices

    Three prime Shanghai locations to choose from: JingAn, ZhangJiang and HongQiao.

    70+ startups

    Our community is getting bigger and bigger every day.


    Mentors, VCs & partners

    Check them out below—they’ll become part of your network right when you step in the door.

    Workshops and Events

    We hold 3-4 events weekly, including lectures, networking sessions, and focus workshops for small teams.

    Pitching days

    Every two months, top investors come and evaluate the most promising startups.



    We deeply understand corporations and their mindsets— soon you will too.


    Government support

    Key government figures are backing and supporting us in this big adventure.


    Deep Chinese roots

    With Chinese DNA, we have an insider's knowledge of the local mindset. At the same time, we are also very in tune with the rest of the world around us.

  • Strategic Partners

    Get connected fast with our vast network of leaders from globally recognized organizations.

    ZJ INNOPARK logo
    Geekbank logo
    King & Wood Mallesons logo
    Deloitte logo
    s.point logo
    super partner logo
    Shanghai Real Estate (Group) Co. Ltd. logo
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    Le wagon Coding bootcamp
    Shanghai Tech University
  • Mentors

    Our high-level mentors and industry experts have expertise in every aspect of business.

    XNode mentor Adil Husain

    Adil Husain

    Founder & Managing Director of Emerging Strategy

    XNode mentor Anthony Ying

    Anthony Ying

    KTB Investment Management Partner

    XNode mentor Bill Ye

    Bill Ye

    King & Wood Mallesons PRC tax and business advisory services

    XNode mentor Chris Young

    Chris Young

    Investor, Entrepreneur, and MNC Executive of multiple global businesses

    XNode mentor David Zhang

    David Zhang

    Managing Partner at Ginkgo Capital

    XNode mentor Frank Wang

    Frank Wang

    TDF Capital Partner

    XNode mentor Gang Lu

    Gang Lu

    Founder of TechNode

    XNode mentor Hanson Chen

    Hanson Chen

    HBC Consulting
    Founding Partner

    XNode mentor Ludvig Nillson

    Ludvig Nillson

    Jade Invest Managing Director

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    Martin Daffner

    Innovation Architect

    XNode mentor Morgan Jiang

    Morgan Jiang

    King & Wood Mallesons
    International Partner


    XNode mentor Nobuaki Kitagawa

    Nobuaki Kitagawa

    CyberAgent Ventures China Managing Director of Overseas Investment & CEO

    XNode mentor Osamu Kaneda

    Osamu Kaneda

    Founder & CEO of Yo-ren Ltd.

    XNode mentor Ping Ping

    Ping Ping

    Managing Director of Chengwei Capital

    XNode mentor Stephen Peng

    Stephen Peng

    JT&N Partner


    XNode mentor Toshi Tanaka

    Toshi Tanaka

    Founder & CEO of Takumi Innovators

    XNode mentor Will Zhang

    Will Zhang

    ARK Design
    Cofounder & Innovator

    XNode mentor Zhou Yi

    Zhou Yi

    Founder & President of

  • Venture Capital Firms

    Looking for funding?

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    lightspeed logo
    horizons ventures logo
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    doll capital management
  • Incubator Partners

    We're building strong international bridges.

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    xnode spark labs

    New York

    The Deck logo


    cap.digital logo


    d.camp logo


    muru-d logo


    startup east logo

    Tel Aviv

    ABBALab logo


    di logo


    DMM.make logo


    smural incubate inc. logo


    Takumi Innovators logo


    neobay logo


    neo ply logo


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    SynTrend logo


    cyberport logo

    Hong Kong

  • Media Partners

    Exposure is a must for a growing startup.

    engadget logo
    fellow plus
    financial times chinese logo
    forbes logo
    tencent logo
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    the verge logo
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  • We’ve got something for everyone to leverage.

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